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Character of the Blossom, wildflowers of Tasmania by Margaret Hope 1848-1934

The Allport collection recently acquired Margaret Anderson Hope's  folder of 36 watercolours, "Wildflowers of Tasmania". The c1880 work was intended for ...

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Canberra Botanical 2015

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Fundamentals of Botanic Drawing with Lesley Elkan and Catherine Wardrop

Through a series of exercises, Catherine and Lesley, illustrators ofthe Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, will take you through the fundamentals ...

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Tulips, a special spring workshop with Dianne Emery

The tulip with its silken petals and infinite variety of form and colour has been loved by both gardeners and ...

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Beverly Allen Art Classes A four day botanical painting workshop for artists with some experience. With colour we will explore the ...

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reFraming Nature - Natural History Art Exhibition

This promises to be a very exciting exhibition – veering away from traditional botanical painting. Subjects to be depicted will include ...

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Nature Studies Workshop - Lichen on a Twig with Kate Nolan

In this three-day workshop, popular visiting tutor Kate Nolan will look at the subject of lichen on twigs. She will ...

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Botanica 2015 exhibition featuring native and exotic orchids

Botanica 2015 exhibition featuring native and exotic orchids

        Wednesday _ Friday 10am-3pm weekends 9am - 4pm closed Monday & Tuesday Meet the artists Wednesday 2 nd September 10am - 1pm works available ...

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About Us
The Botanical Art Society of Australia (BASA) is a non-profit organisation which aims to foster and promote the development of botanical art nationwide and to bring together people who have a love of plants and of the botanical art form. Read More…

Annual General Meeting will be on Tuesday 29 September at 7pm in Meeting Room 1 at Box Hill Library, 1040 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill.

Guest speaker will be Carolyn Landon, author of Banksia Lady: Celia Rosser, Botanical Artist.

Look forward to seeing you all there!

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Contact BASA
The Botanical Art Society of Australia, Inc.
PO Box 262
Lavington NSW 2641
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Members’ Gallery

Nettleton Julie Banksia Serrata reduced

Julie Nettleton–Banksia-Serrata-

Hodges Cydonia oblonga

Cheryl Hodges Cyndobia oblongata.

Persimmon Joy Pearson

Joy Pearsson Persimmon

More images in the Members’ Gallery…